Jeff Bezos named first person worth $200 billion
02 September 2020 | 9:00 am
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth has rocketed to $200 billion, making him the first person to ever reach this level of wealth.
18 Mar 2021
Venezuelans show their new 200 thousand Bolivar note the Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV) has released to address runaway inflation.
8 Apr 2021
Officials of the Standard Organization of Nigeria SON have destroyed expired packs of mosquito coil worth eight million Naira.
14 Apr 2021
Properties worth millions of naira have been destroyed by rainstorm in Ilorin, Kwara state capital.
28 Apr 2021
National agriculture quarantine service seizes, razes 67M Worth of hiding in Nigeria.
7 Jun 2021
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11 Jun 2021
Sharon Stone, Bryan Cranston and other jury members hit the red carpet on the opening night of the 20th Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, as the festival returns to in-person action. The film gathering started 20 years ago, in the wake of 9/11, and actors and actresses say it has brought healing to the city again in the midst of the pandemic.
14 Jun 2021
The Amazon founder's trip to outer space next month could kick off the age of space tourism. Many options will be available — if you can afford them.
20 Jun 2021
Bezos, the owner of the Blue Origin space travel company, will venture beyond Earth's atmosphere on the New Shepard spacecraft next month.
15 Jun 2021
A mystery bidder pays $28 million at auction for a seat alongside Jeff Bezos on board the first crewed spaceflight of the billionaire's company Blue Origin next month.
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Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition to stop Jeff Bezos returning to Earth after his space flight.
3 Jul 2021
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